Monday, March 02, 2015

Front Five - 02.03.15

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.

Later today on HarpinOnRugby...

our Ospreys v Leinster writeup is titled "Stale, mate!"


...he must be approved as one of the province's four permitted non-Irish eligible players before any deal can be reached. That decision lies with...David Nucifora.

Leinster want Nacewa back for player/coach role

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

With six games remaining - four of which are against title-chasing teams - Connacht could not afford to slip up

Bonus point win for impressive Connacht at the Sportsground

Linley MacKenzie - Irish Times

Much has been made of the tactical nous of Ireland’s coach, Joe Schmidt, and yet it didn’t require much, if any, change from the way in which Ireland have approached their last several games.
Brian Moore - Telegraph

It was almost Michael Jordan-esque, the type of pass you’d expect to see from New Zealand midfield magician Sonny Bill Williams.
Alex Bywater - WalesOnline

'There’s no point codding myself too much here.'

Paul O'Connell had us all in stitches as he tried to figure out if this was his last game against England

Patrick McCarry -

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Taken by JLP from RDS press box on Nov 16, 2019